Aero Contractors Company of Nigeria Limited has announced to its customers that it will have to down some of its earlier scheduled flights due to the lingering scarcity of petroleum products.

In a statement on its website, Aero Contractors said: “Due to the current scarcity of Jet-A1 fuel being experienced in the country, we regret to inform you that all our flights will not operate regularly as scheduled.

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“We regret any inconvenience the changes will cause. All efforts are being made to ameliorate the situation and revert to our regular flight schedule,” the statement added.

It would be recalled that telecommunication companies, Airtel and MTN have issued similar statements and leading financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank has stated that it will close operations by 1:00 pm daily.